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An Evening With Valentino | SFLUXE 14

An Evening With Valentino

Valentino was recently joined by supporters of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art in celebrating…

Rona Pfeiffer Collection Shown at Curve | SFLUXE

Rona Pfeiffer Collection Shown at Curve

Nevena Borissova recently hosted a showing of the gorgeous new Rona Pfeiffer jewelry collection at her Pacific Heights boutique, Curve. Michelle Pfeiffer, Vanessa Getty, Lauren Goodman and others were among the guests.

Oliver Peoples Now in San Francisco | SFLUXE

Oliver Peoples Now in San Francisco

San Francisco’s first freestanding Oliver Peoples store, created by Marmol Radziner, has just opened at 140 Grant Avenue (at Maiden Lane).

25 Phenomenal Looks From SF Ballet Gala 2014 | SFLUXE 22

25 Phenomenal Looks From SF Ballet Gala 2014

“Phenomenal” was theme for the 2014 San Francisco Ballet’s Opening Night Gala, but also describes the looks put together by gala guests.

With gala chair Tanya Powell starting the evening in an elegant Vera Wang ball gown and ending in a short runway-worthy Dolce & Gabbana, there was a full gamut of looks.

One saw understated elegance with Yurie Pascarella in Andrew Gn and Mary Beth Shimmon in Chanel; a full flowering of colors, shapes and textures from Deepa Pakianathan, Paula Carano, Sonya Molodetskaya, Elizabeth Fullerton and Komal Shah; and striking black dresses on Karen Caldwell, Azadeh Riaz, Stephanie Southerland, Stephanie Ejabat, and SF Ballet’s Principal Dancer Mathilde Froustey.

Bay Area Billionaires, 2014 | SFLUXE 2

Bay Area Billionaires, 2014

Today we present our 3rd Annual “Bay Area Billionaires” list for 2014, which has grown this year thanks to the thriving tech world and several high-profile IPOs.

Carolina Herrera to Open San Francisco Boutique | SFLUXE

Carolina Herrera to Open San Francisco Boutique

We’re delighted to learn that the first CH Carolina Herrera boutique in San Francisco is scheduled to open at 45 Grant Avenue the end of March, 2014!

The Fanfare Luncheon | SFLUXE 2

The Fanfare Luncheon

The San Francisco Conservatory of Music recently celebrated the 11th annual Fanfare Luncheon. The event is held to thank members of the Conservatory Society for donations to its collegiate and pre-collegiate programs.

Meet Robin Thicke | SFLUXE 3

Meet Robin Thicke

Meet one of the world’s biggest stars at the top of his game when you and a guest go backstage during Robin Thicke’s Blurred Lines tour stop in San Francisco on March 29th, 2014.

Mid-Winter Chic at Ferragamo Boutique | SFLUXE

Mid-Winter Chic at Ferragamo Boutique

Mid-Winter Gala Co-Chairs Vanessa Getty, Trevor Traina, Kathryn Lasater, and Allison Speer recently hosted a cocktail reception at the new Salvatore Ferragamo boutique at 236 Post Street in San Francisco to kick off the gala and celebrate the opening of the boutique.

Salvatore Ferragamo's Sophisticated New Style | SFLUXE

Salvatore Ferragamo’s Sophisticated New Style

Salvatore Ferragamo, 236 Post Street, San Francisco As another example of the massive revival in…

Ballet Benefactors Prepare for Phenomenal Season | SFLUXE

Ballet Benefactors Prepare for Phenomenal Season

Phenomenal! That’s the theme for the 2014 San Francisco Ballet’s Opening Night Gala, but could also describe the Pacific Heights residence of Isha and Asim Abdullah, which was the location for a recent event honoring the Benefactors and Grand Benefactors of the Ballet.

Guests at the Abdullahs’ included ballet lovers such as Barbara Brown, Mary Beth Shimmon, Carolyn Chandler, Mario Diaz, Robin Collins, and Norman and Norah Stone, among others.

CPMC's Wishes For Wellness | SFLUXE

CPMC’s Wishes For Wellness

More than 500 people, who together had already committed more than $1.3 million to Sutter Health’s California Pacific Medical Center, attended the organization’s biennial “Wishes for Wellness” fundraiser in the fall.

Oscar de la Renta's Popular Purple Dress | SFLUXE

Oscar de la Renta’s Popular Purple Dress

Marissa Mayer’s recent presentation at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas made headlines not just for business and technology, but also for fashion!

Your Evening at the Palace | SFLUXE

Your Evening at the Palace

Our friends at IfOnly.com are providing an amazing new opportunity for an experience that is never to be forgotten!

You now can host a private gala at Kensington Palace for yourself and 23 guests.

FOG Design + Art | SFLUXE 2

FOG Design + Art

FOG Design + Art is the first major cultural event to take place in San Francisco in 2014, running from January 17th to 19th, 2014, with a preview gala on January 16th.

George Lucas Receives Lifetime Achievement Award | SFLUXE

George Lucas Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

George Lucas was recently honored by the San Francisco Museum of Art’s Modern Art Council with the museum’s 14th annual Bay Area Treasure Award, an annual lifetime-achievement award recognizing Bay Area–based artists and cultural leaders who continually redefine the field of visual art.